Yearly Archives: 2013

Cased Smith & Wesson No. 1, Third Issue revolver with mahogany case and a empty carton of .22 caliber cartridges sold for $4312.50 in a Rock Island Auction. It goes to show that antique .22 caliber revolvers run the gamut from the common affordable variety to exquisite high end custom.

Collecting Antique .22 Caliber Revolvers

A Colt 1861 Navy revolver at a $700 asking price is a fine gun, and a worthwhile addition to any gun collection. But what does the gun enthusiast who doesn’t have that kind of money to spend on one gun do? Consider the affordable antique .22 caliber revolver.

The TLR-1 lit up this completely dark laundry room so brightly it flushed out the camera picture. No Flash.

Two Critical Accessories in Building a Defensive AR-15

There are endless ways of configuring an AR-15. But, when it comes to home defense there are two accessories that are musts. If you focus on lights and sights, your gun will be decked out with what you need when it matters most.

Mastering the mechanics of a proper draw can be one of your most important concealed carry skills.

Learning the Art of the Draw

The draw is an overlooked concealed carry skill, but not knowing how to execute the maneuver can leave you empty handed when it matters most. Follow these tips to keep your draw crisp and on target in any situation.

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Cornucopia of Thanksgiving Blunderbuss Videos

Few firearms have the relationship with an American holiday like the blunderbuss has with Thanksgiving. In celebration of the season here are five videos running over the history of the blunderbuss and, of course, showing it in action.

Win1911 Ammunition, specifically tailored for one of the world's most iconic pistols.

Winchester Releases Ammo Tailored for Iconic 1911

The Model 1911 is perhaps one of the world's most popular pistols, having earned its stripes in some of the most brutal conflicts of the 20th Century. Now one manufacturer has introduced ammunition specifically tailored for top performance in the historic handgun.

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3 Innovative Gun Storage Options

So you've sunk big bucks into that gun you've always wanted, now what? Well you better have a place to keep that baby in tip-top shape when you're not behind the trigger. Here are some options certain to to ensure your gun remains pristine as the day you took it out of the box.